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Bill Burr, Al Madrigal will host All Things Comedy showcase on Aug. 28

Bill Burr, Al Madrigal will host All Things Comedy showcase on Aug. 28

By | August 21, 2013 at 9:59 am | No comments

Attention, L.A based readers! All Things Comedy, the umbrella comedian and podcast network of which The Laughspin Podcast is a member, is putting on a show and ATC fan gathering at Largo. On Aug. 28, Bill Burr and Al Madrigal will be hosting an evening of stand-up featuring...

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Jeff Garlin launches podcast, says chance of a new season of ‘Curb’ looks ‘pretty good’

Jeff Garlin launches podcast, says chance of a new season of ‘Curb’ looks ‘pretty good’

By | January 8, 2013 at 1:26 pm | No comments

Comedian, actor, writer and producer Jeff Garlin has officially entered the fray of comedy podcasting, thanks to his recurring live show and Earwolf, the groundbreaking podcast network founded by Scott Aukerman and Jeff Ullrich. Like dozens of existing podcasts, Garlin's...

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Comedian Tig Notaro diagnosed with cancer

Comedian Tig Notaro diagnosed with cancer

By | August 4, 2012 at 3:42 pm | 13 comments

One of comedy nerds' most beloved comedians, Tig Notaro has cancer. She made the announcement last night during a show at Largo in Los Angeles, where Louis C.K., Bill Burr and others performed as well. After taking the mic from the show's host, Ed Helms, she addressed the crowd,...

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Eddie Izzard will perform all-French show in America for the first time (Exclusive)

Eddie Izzard will perform all-French show in America for the first time (Exclusive)

By | June 29, 2012 at 6:49 pm | 6 comments

Eddie Izzard doesn't know how to coast on his success. He's constantly pushing his art. And when he's not pushing his art, he's pushing the physical limits of his body; this is the guy, after all, who, in 2009, completed 43 marathons in 51 days. The beloved comedian continues...

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Don’t heckle Aziz Ansari unless you want to be called a c*nt

Don’t heckle Aziz Ansari unless you want to be called a c*nt

By | August 8, 2011 at 3:21 pm | No comments

Old law of comedy: if you are a stand-up comic, you will be heckled. It happens to everyone at some point, no matter how good you are. Even if you’re someone as kickass at the craft as Louis C.K. Much of the time, those potentially uncomfortable moments can also be hilarious,...

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Sarah Silverman, David Spade, more raise money for Todd Glass’ medical bills

By | August 26, 2010 at 2:48 pm | 11 comments

A few months ago comedian Todd Glass suffered a heart attack while performing on a Sarah Silverman and Friends show in LA. So, to help the burden of all those medical bills, Glass’ friends are producing a benefit show. David Spade has organized the event, rightfully titled the...

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